Separating the chaff from the chafe…

May 25, 2010

SPECIAL REPORT-How the White House learned to love the drone

USA/WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) – By all appearances, the Obama administration wanted him alive, not dead.

The Obama White House chaffs at suggestions its policies could make it harder to capture wanted militants.

This is the wrong word. You meant to say chafes.


Indeed: GBU Editor

An MQ-1B Predator from the 46th Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron takes off from Balad Air Base in Iraq in a 2008 file photo. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Julianne Showalter/Handout

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